About your Search

20110701
20110731
Search Results 0 to 5 of about 6
this kind of heat can lead to big-time problems, especially if, like, these guys, you're out working in it. but it's the elderly that are most at risk. already, a 95-year-old woman and an 81-year-old man in the city have died from heat- related complications this summer. that's why health officials are urging people to check in on their elderly neighbors frequently, with a warning that it takes time before effects of the heat can karch up with you. -- catch up with you. >> so the two, heat-related deaths we have had this summer have come after a string of code reds. so when you check on your neighbors, check on them on the day of the code red. but also check on them the day after, and the day after that. >> reporter: fatigue, heavy sweating, muscle cramps, headache, nausea, all signs doctors say the heat is taking a toll on you. city residents can come out and get free ice water. >> reporter: ice water, the key word here. doctors say it is really important if you're going to be spending any time outdoors to hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. they also say it's important to take lots of frequent br
water. >> reporter: and big electricity users like the university of maryland baltimore are being asked to cut down on their electricity usage. and health officials are also making door-to-door visits to the elderly. reporting live from druid hill park, mike hellgren, wjz eyewitness news. >> and be sure to stay with wjz and wjz.com for the latest on the record-breaking heat. just the first warning weather forecast, 24 hours a day on our website. >>> our other big story today, president obama comes to maryland to make his case to raise the debt limit. wjz has complete coverage of the president's visit. vic carter spent the day in college park. and jessica kartalija has more from the college campus. he has the president's message as the deal creeps closer. good afternoon, vic. >> hi, kai. the president came with a lot already. he's managing wars and conflict in iraq, afghanistan, and libya. and here's at home -- here at home, he's locked into the battle every on the debt ceiling and adding to the budget. after that, he came directly to hear from voters and their concerns and how they run
. how a big new purchase is doing just that. >>> hot and humid july evening. when will the weather improve? wjz meteorologist bernadette woods is updating your first warning forecast. not that long ago, many families were priced out of an overheated housing market. but the times have changed. get the facts at remax.com. it's a great place to see all the listings in thousands of cities and towns. with lots of houses to chose from and down-to-earth prices the dream of owning a home seems more attainable than ever. find out what an experienced re/max agent can do for you. nobody sells more real estate than re/max. visit remax.com today. >>> out of the ashes. a baltimore city church struggles to rebuild. investigators say the fire started after someone found stolen equipment in the sanctuary. what the church is doing to get back on its feet. >> reporter: hours before sunday services, flames ripped through the greater paradise christian center on the corner of east oliver and north potomac. >> now, two hours later, it's time to rebuild, just focus. and let's get back in here and make it
the neighborhood. >> it's pretty big. ought to be caught. >> reporter: police now are trying to do just that. >> we do not have any leads at this time. we're asking for the public's help in reporting any suspicious behavior they may have seen in that area that morning. or anyone who they may know who is talking about this crime. >> reporting live in towson, mike schuh, wjz eyewitness news. kai, back to youful. >> mike, thank you. anyone with information is encouraged to call baltimore county police. or baltimore crimestoppers. >>> if you're waiting for somebody to get home from work, let's check on the roads. here's kristy breslin. >> hi, mary. hi, everyone. a couple of accidents there to update you on. if you are traveling northbound 95, we have an accident, just past the aberdeen exit. the delay all the way back to riverside parkway. whitemarsh, philadelphia road at niewpts road for another accident. and southbound 895 accident there, approaching the toll plaza. back over to the beltway. 15 minutes on the west side inner loop. from southwestern boulevard, over to liberty road. average speed in th
conservative. i think the republicans need to bend a little. >> we don't want the big bank account to back us up. but they're going to do what they want. >> reporter: with 1.6 million marylanders on medicare and medicaid, 860,000 on social security, the consequences locally could be dire. >> if the economy collapses as a result of this inaction on the part of the federal government, sure, it's going to impact baltimore county government. >> these people need to do the job that they were elected to do, just like we're doing here in baltimore county. >> reporter: the message is clear. and marylanders are mincing no words. get this deal done. >> if i'm going to put my social security up, how about you all putting up your future? because that's what you're putting up. you're putting up the future. >> reporter: now, the two maryland republicans in the house now say they will back speaker boehner's plan. reporting live, mike hellgren, wjz eyewitness news. >> all right, mike. thank you. congress has raised the debt ceiling 10 times in the past 10 years. >>> speaking out for the first time, the balti
summons. >>> new records show airport security breaches are still a big problem. lawmakers want to know why this is happening, even with the billions of dollars spint on security. >>> more than 25,000 since 2001. >> they demanded answers from the transportation transportation security administration. >> the u.s. has spent billions of dollars to revamp airport screening. and the t a insists, the problems amount to less than 1% of the $5.5 billion screened in the past years. >> tsa's goal is to stay ahead of the threats while protecting passengers' privacy. >>> a security breach is broadly defined. it can be anywhere from a checked bag being misplaced. >> just this past week, a cleaning crew found a stun gun on a jet blue airplane at newark airport. in june, a passenger was arrested after using an expired boarding pass to fly across the country. this latest comes. and the tsa is already taking heat for its aggressive policy. and screening machines that see through clothing. the tsa insists all of it is necessary to protect the flying public. sandra hughes, wjz eyewitness news. >>> homelan
Search Results 0 to 5 of about 6

Terms of Use (10 Mar 2001)